The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 93 58 85
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +27
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 133 152 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.62% 4.14% 2.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.21% 17.78% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 107 123 94
Average salary £34,000 £38,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.68% +20.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,898 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
ISEB
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1186 855 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.37% 23.30% 21.07%
Number of salaries quoted 917 691 648
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,650 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -23 110 £33,500 -4.28% 9
Bradford -20 12 £37,500 -10.71%
Wakefield -9 2 £22,500 -13.46%
Halifax -12 2 £31,500 -34.37%
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 139 (50.55%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (37.82%) Test Scripting
3 66 (24.00%) Software Testing
4 65 (23.64%) Finance
5 61 (22.18%) Selenium
6 60 (21.82%) ISTQB
7 59 (21.45%) Analytical Skills
8 54 (19.64%) QA
9 53 (19.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 51 (18.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 50 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
12 49 (17.82%) SQL
13 48 (17.45%) Automation Testing
14 47 (17.09%) Business Analysis
15 42 (15.27%) Test Strategy
15 42 (15.27%) Regression Testing
16 35 (12.73%) Microsoft
17 34 (12.36%) Automated Testing
18 30 (10.91%) Scrum
18 30 (10.91%) Manual Testing
19 28 (10.18%) MS Excel
20 25 (9.09%) Java
20 25 (9.09%) Test Planning
21 24 (8.73%) Waterfall
22 22 (8.00%) HP
23 21 (7.64%) ITIL
23 21 (7.64%) BDD
23 21 (7.64%) WebDriver
23 21 (7.64%) Functional Testing
24 20 (7.27%) Test Automation

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.36%) WinCC
3 1 (0.36%) IIS
3 1 (0.36%) Confluence
3 1 (0.36%) Lync
Applications
1 28 (10.18%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.27%) MS Office
3 11 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (1.09%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.45%) HTTP
2 1 (0.36%) VPN
2 1 (0.36%) WAN
2 1 (0.36%) FTP
2 1 (0.36%) SAN
2 1 (0.36%) MPLS
2 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.36%) NAS
2 1 (0.36%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 61 (22.18%) Selenium
2 21 (7.64%) WebDriver
3 17 (6.18%) QuickTest Pro
4 15 (5.45%) SoapUI
5 14 (5.09%) Cucumber
5 14 (5.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (4.00%) Jenkins
6 11 (4.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (3.27%) Capybara
7 9 (3.27%) JUnit
7 9 (3.27%) LoadRunner
7 9 (3.27%) Subversion
8 3 (1.09%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.73%) TestNG
9 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.36%) eggPlant
10 1 (0.36%) MSTest
10 1 (0.36%) WATIR
10 1 (0.36%) JIRA
10 1 (0.36%) FitNesse
General
1 65 (23.64%) Finance
2 19 (6.91%) Retail
3 14 (5.09%) Banking
4 8 (2.91%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.82%) Retail Banking
5 5 (1.82%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.09%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 169 (61.45%) Analyst
2 114 (41.45%) Test Analyst
3 53 (19.27%) Business Analyst
4 34 (12.36%) Test Manager
5 32 (11.64%) Tester
6 25 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
7 24 (8.73%) Test Leader
8 23 (8.36%) Senior Test Analyst
8 23 (8.36%) Test Consultant
8 23 (8.36%) Consultant
9 15 (5.45%) Automation Test Analyst
9 15 (5.45%) Automation Analyst
10 13 (4.73%) Lead Test Analyst
11 12 (4.36%) Senior Test Consultant
11 12 (4.36%) Senior Consultant
12 11 (4.00%) Financial Business Analyst
12 11 (4.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
13 7 (2.55%) Automation Tester
13 7 (2.55%) Agile Test Analyst
14 6 (2.18%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.55%) XML
2 16 (5.82%) .NET
3 15 (5.45%) SOAP
4 10 (3.64%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.55%) Web Services
6 4 (1.45%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (1.45%) XSD
6 4 (1.45%) CSS
6 4 (1.45%) WinForms
7 3 (1.09%) WSDL
8 2 (0.73%) LAMP
9 1 (0.36%) JSON
9 1 (0.36%) Silverlight
9 1 (0.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 59 (21.45%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.18%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.82%) NHS
4 4 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.45%) DTV
5 2 (0.73%) iSeries
5 2 (0.73%) Firmware
5 2 (0.73%) IVR
6 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.36%) Open Source
6 1 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.36%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.27%) Windows
1 9 (3.27%) Linux
2 7 (2.55%) Apple iOS
2 7 (2.55%) Ubuntu
3 6 (2.18%) CentOS
4 5 (1.82%) Android
5 4 (1.45%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.73%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.73%) UNIX
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (50.55%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (37.82%) Test Scripting
3 66 (24.00%) Software Testing
4 53 (19.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 48 (17.45%) Automation Testing
7 47 (17.09%) Business Analysis
8 42 (15.27%) Test Strategy
8 42 (15.27%) Regression Testing
9 34 (12.36%) Automated Testing
10 30 (10.91%) Scrum
10 30 (10.91%) Manual Testing
11 25 (9.09%) Test Planning
12 24 (8.73%) Waterfall
13 21 (7.64%) ITIL
13 21 (7.64%) BDD
13 21 (7.64%) Functional Testing
14 20 (7.27%) Test Automation
14 20 (7.27%) TDD
15 19 (6.91%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (17.82%) SQL
2 25 (9.09%) Java
3 16 (5.82%) C#
4 5 (1.82%) Python
5 4 (1.45%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.73%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.36%) PHP
7 1 (0.36%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 60 (21.82%) ISTQB
2 51 (18.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (3.64%) Degree
3 10 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (3.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 7 (2.55%) CISSP
5 7 (2.55%) ISEB Practitioner
6 6 (2.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.09%) CISM
8 2 (0.73%) PMP
8 2 (0.73%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.36%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (19.64%) QA
2 5 (1.82%) SLA
3 4 (1.45%) HL7
4 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.36%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (6.91%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.36%) OpenView
Vendors
1 35 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.00%) HP
3 11 (4.00%) Oracle
4 5 (1.82%) JD Edwards
4 5 (1.82%) Splunk
5 3 (1.09%) IBM
6 2 (0.73%) VMware
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco
7 1 (0.36%) NetApp
7 1 (0.36%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.36%) EMC
7 1 (0.36%) F5
7 1 (0.36%) Atlassian
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Salary: Negotiable upon profile
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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